Challenges Global Women Entrepreneurs In India, Germany, Mexico, Russia and Saudi Arabia Face
In this report, The Centre for New Economics Studies (CNES) observes the entrepreneurship landscape of these identified countries – India, Germany, Mexico, Russia and Saudi Arabia – to understand how the business landscape shapes the involvement of ‘women as leaders’ and in driving business levers across sectors.
Despite gender-based government reforms, global women entrepreneurs in the G20 Nations – Germany, Mexico, Russia and Saudi Arabia – face the following challenges:
- Access to capital
- Labor markets
- Cultural, regulatory and administrative barriers
- Gender pay gap
- Lack of funding opportunities
Global women entrepreneurs who receive support from programs (wegg’s included) report an improvement in their overall business performance and global competitiveness.